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Old 09-16-2003, 02:19 PM   #1
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How do i eliminate services or daemons running at the beginning?

my question is how do i stop the services that start running automatically every time i power on my pc? example, sendmail, apache, etc, etc...`cause specifically when it starts and it tries to start sendmail, i wait like an hour waiting for the login to prompt...i want the computer to start fast...
Old 09-16-2003, 02:51 PM   #2
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You can administer the services with chkconfig. chkconfig --list shows a list of the available services, and at what runlevels they are running. To stop a service, issue chkconfig <service> off. Read the man pages for more options.


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